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>> (male announcer): live from the bay area this is the kron 4 morning news. thanks for joining us on this monday morning. i'm james fletcher. and i'm anny hong. we are looking for some more sunshine and warmer temperatures coming this way erica is tracking our weather. good morning erica. >> we have pleasant conditions coming our way. not bad for downtown san francisco. oakland, it is
our inland areas where we have local dense fog. the national weather service has issued a dense fog advisory for the cortines straight and the delta. drive with caution in those areas. >> we have clouds. temperatures in the '40's and '30's. as we head into the afternoon sunny conditions are warmer conditions. partly cloudy skies as we head into the evening hours. visibility is down to 3 tenths of a mile for napa. 5 mi. for concord. we do have local dense fog currently cloudy conditions for the rest of the bay area. cloud cover will decrease as we head into the afternoon. >> temperatures by 8:00 a.m. the purple on your screen indicates most places in the '40's. it is cold out there. it is not as cold as a couple of days last week. as we put the clock into motion. by 12:00 p.m. start
to see some bring something we have not seen in quite some time. some spots climbing into the '60s. 8:00 p.m. the light blue indicates most spots in the '50s. your afternoon highs 64 napa. 50 for vallejo. san mateo at 58 degrees. >> shows warmer conditions for the next couple of days. will have more coming up in a bit. >> at the traffic desk no hot spots. no slowdowns. the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza is doing fine out of oakland into the city. >> san mateo bridge no problems to report. the drive 12 minutes from end to end. >> south bound 10 on the golden gate a lot of space between cars no delays coming out of the north bay. >> thank you erica.
>> our top story this morninga woman has died after her car went off an onramp and into a pond in san jose. witnesses say the vehicle failed to make a turn on the ramp on almaden expressway and instead drove straight up a curb, through a fence and into the pond around 2:40 yesterday afternoon. authorities say the car then became submerged in the pond. bystanders and emergency responders tried to reach the driver, who was trapped inside the car. >> we had a dive team come out and underwater diving. they were able to get the victim out of the vehicle. she was found by the highway patrol. she was seat belts and to the vehicle. >>authorities say the driver, whose identity has not yet been released, was removed from the vehicle by divers around 3:15 p.m. and taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. investigators are still trying to determine what caused the accident.
>>all lanes of northbound interstate 880 in oakland are back open this hour. after the c-h-p shut down the freeway to investigate a deadly crash. it happened at about 7-45 last night near the high street off-ramp. the c-h-p says a honda civic crashed into the center divder. afterward. the driver tried to walk across the freeway. and was hit by at least two cars. the 44-year-old man died at the scene. the northbound lanes were closed for nearly two hours while the c-h-p investigated. . >> oakland police say they have found a 63-year-old woman who has been missing since friday. police say gloria gee left her home for work at about 6-30 that morning. and never arrived. she was reported missing by her husband. who believed she is a victim of foul play. oakland. oakland police confirmed gee has been located. safe. and >> in good health. >>authorities say witnesses
lorenzo river. >> he also had you need unusual hair cut with a fish cars on one side of his hair in a lightning bolt on the other. dexter oliver is the only suspect. >> santa cruz county authorities are trying to identify the body of a man found floating in a san lorenzo river. found the body around 8-30 in the morning on saturday. there were no signs of foul play and the cause of death has not been determined. body was in the river. >> san jose police are investigating the first homicide of the year. after a woman found a man's body in the driveway of her home. tripoli avenue in san jose'sthe victim. who police say appeared to have been
shot. is said to be a latino man in his 30s. police have not released his the neighborhood. the right now we do not currently have a motive. what we do know is that the victim was suffering from at least one gunshot wound. that was confirmed by the medical examiner. we are interviewing witnesses. we have canvassed the neighborhood to determine what happened. we wanted to know if someone seen or heard anything. >> so far no arrests have been made this killing comes in the wake of a deadly wake of homicides. >> tickets for this weekend's divisional round playoff game between the 49ers and the green bay packers will go on sale this morning. the 49ers and packers are set to play at candlestick park on saturday at 5 p-m. tickets for the game will be available today starting at 10 a.m., according to the through ticketmaster.
>> iphone is taking market share back from android. >> apple smart phones now account for 52 percent of the u.s.. for the last quarter. >> is the first time apple share has topped 50%. >> during the same period, android share of the market fell 42%. while microsoft windows phones held 3% share. >> among i found buyers in
november, 27% upgrade from another smart phone 0 s, 34 percent upgraded from a previous iphone to their first smart phone. >> get ready for some apple with your wind. >> the newest apple store to be coming to napa. >> the tech grant is advertising in retail jobs for napa location. >> nowhere yet on what the actual location of the new apple stores might be. >>google chairman eric schmidt is in beijing in headed to north korea. the country considered to have the world's most restrictive internet policies. >> he is part of a delegation led by former new mexico gov. bill richardson. >> now he says that schmidt is going as a private citizen and is interested in north korea's economic issues and its use of social
media. >> ridges and says the delegation also plans to acquire about a korean- american u.s. citizen detained there. the hope is to lay the groundwork for the detainee to return home. >> the hbo is renewing a deal with universal pictures to be the exclusive pay-tv provider for the studio's movies for another decade. >> the deal includes movies produced by universal and special film unit, focus features. hbo in universal pictures had an agreement in place since 2003. >> we will be back in a moment with more news in headlines.
temperatures and a lot of fog. let us cut the latest on the forecast erica. >> good morning james. from our mount tam cam you could see it shaking around it is windy in the higher elevations. we have cold temperatures and dense fog to contend with. currently 34 we are above freezing in santa rosa. 45 for downtown san francisco. upper '30's and oakland. fog tracker 4 shows into the 5:00 hour we will see cloudy conditions and dense fog everywhere. the really dense fog where visibility is limited is in the inland spots. the parking this straight. the delta and parts of the north bay as well. -test the car keenness straight. >> we are looking for sunshine to the afternoon and temperatures a bit warmer.here's a look at your numbers. 58 in redwood
city. 57 expected and fremont. dry weather continues we will see sunny skies for fairfield 57. 58 for castro valley. 59 in union city. >> on to the north bay low sixties for santa rosa napa. 59 for richmond. 56 and daily city. >> satellite and radar shows rain in oregon and washington. it will stay there. we would not see any rain in the bay area until wednesday. into the evening hours we do pick up the potential for rain. that will continue into thursday widespread showers. the wind's will start to pick up as well. expect friday to be cool and breezy. a 20 percent chance of rain into saturday and sunday. we do have some sunshine and the forecast with temperatures in the upper 50s. >> over in the traffic department still quiet. a good time to leave home. the
approach to the bay bridge toll plaza looks just fine out of oakland into san francisco. >> at the san mateo bridge no problems getting to the bridge heading in the west bound direction. >> south bound 101 top speed of of the north bay. >> westbound 24 for the call the cops tunnel towards the macarthur maize you will see green on your roadway censors for the nimitz freeway. >> 5 bay area middle schools are making the grade. as they made state superintendent of public instruction, torklakson list of california's middle
preschools to watch in 2013 scotts valley middle school were each named for the first time this year, state provided "developmental. >> meanwhile palo alto police say an alert never helped lead them to a man suspected of stealing packages off front porches in the south bay. >> a 25 year-old andrew philip stafford was taken into custody on new year's day after the neighbor reported seeing him still to packages from a house on marshall drive. >> police said they also found a gun. baton and the drugs in staffords truck when they arrested him. >> detectives also searched stafford storage locker in campbell and said they found packages that may have been stolen from homes in san jose. >> authorities are investigating a shooting
that injured a 16 year-old girl near responsiveness to the needs high school in millbrae. >> the san mateo county sheriff's office says the shooting happened late saturday across the street from high school. police also said they currently do not have a suspect description. >> police are searching for a suspect after a taxi driver was stabbed outside of the macarthur bart station. >> police say that around 645 saturday night in man got into a taxicab outside the bart station on 40th street. the suspect in driver then got into an argument which ended when the suspect that the driver. >> the man then fled the scene on foot and a cab driver was taken to hospital. >> the victim is is that a condition of pleaser still searching for the missing suspect. >> good news for hockey fans.
>> the end h. l. lockout is said end after more than 1100 days--. >> the lead employers associated reached a tentative deal and the pulp consumed dropped on a shortened season. >> no one is more happy about the nhl lockout in in the san jose sharks fans. >> the revenue lost is like 6570% of our normal take. it is a go down general investigators are still. the point schedule ploy is. perry say an alert neighbor helped will be at exciting then. macarthur bart station. conceal how the supply is
is lunchtime looks different on the sharks are. as place it is packed. town in downtown in general last year we would have the >> exciting to have it full. >> again. we were getting to the point where we were going to have hire 10-15 more. even when it's not a home gamepeople flock in here to just a few blocks from the hp pavillion.where the sharks home games are you can see how it's nearly empty during lunchtime sunday.which is a lotthis place gets packedwe regular season. brent ferrelwore this getup to work herehe's happy as a about that. tickets for the annual soon go on sale. for 380 dollars each. tickets opened at 240
welcome back. the timeless 4:23. >> surrounding the mass shooting could finally go public as a preliminary hearing gets underway. prosecutors are expected to call scores of witnesses, this week, as they outline their evidence in the case. holmes's attorneys are expected to argue he has "diminished capacity." in other words, that he'sthe hearing is expected to take all week. >> secretary of state hillary clinton is returning to work today for the first time since she was sidelined by health problems. clinton was released from
the hospital on wednesday following three days of treatment. her troubles first started back in december when she fainted from dehydration brought on by the stomach flu. the hospital discovered the blood clot while testing her for a concussion. clinton is scheduled to meet with assistant secretaries of state this morning. >> to announce today that former senator chuck hagel is his choice to become the next defense secretary. hagel has an impressive resume but he also has some critics on capitol hill. andrew spencer has the story. >> chuck a san jose family is lucknot one should directly negotiate with kron that israel must negotiate withhamas a
terrorist group. he was also one of 12 senators to refuse to sign a letter with the european union to designate has a lot as a terrorist organization. >> the question we will be entering is do his views make sense for that particular job. i think he should be giving a fair hearing like any other nominee. >> some lawmakers to not think he is right for the job. --do think his life of up--his views on national security could cause problems during the confirmation hearing. he opposed the trtroop surges in a rock and iran as called for the sense cut spending.
>> as we take a look at your day planner sunny conditions decrease in cloud cover as we head into the afternoon. some spots climb into the low 60s. into tomorrow temperatures above the seasonal average. this warm spell is relatively short- lived as we head into the middle of this week we increase our potential for rain lasting into thursday. full details coming up shortly. beatin in the >> visibility down to 5 mi. in napa. temperatures will go throughout the day by 8:00 a.m. the purple on your screen indicates '40's. temperatures are cool but not as cold as they were last week. as we head into the afternoon we have the potential to see some 60s.
it could be relatively more for this time of year in the north bay. as we head into the 8:00 p.m. hour the light blue on your screen indicates temperatures in the '50s. your afternoon highs 64 napa. 59 for richmond and san mateo. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast shows wet weather is on the way as we head into wednesday and thursday. that is a look at your extended forecast. >> let us do a quick bridge check note issues to report. at the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza more cars on the road now it is still a pretty good ride for those of you coming from any of the approaches. >> at the san mateo bridge traffic is doing well in both directions of highway 92 and south bound 101 the golden gate bridge the drive time 22 minutes out of novato into san francisco. >> the time is 4:31.
>> a san jose family is lucky to be alive this morning after their ross caught fire. >> the fire happen of the 2500 block of loomis drive around 630 last night. >> authorities said mel ott it then was inside the home at the time but was able to escape without injury. >> official said the fire spread throughout the house causing major damage. the fire was brought under control shortly before 8. three residents were displaced by the fire the cause remains under investigation. >> a woman has died after her car went off and o nramp on almaden expressway and instead drove up a curve, present and into the pond a route to 40 yesterday afternoon. >> authorities said the car then became submerged in the pond.
>> bystanders an emergency responders try to reach the driver, was trapped inside the car. >> the highway patrol told me she was in the vehicle seatbelts in the vehicle. >> authorities said the driver whose identity has not been released, was removed from the car by divers around 3:15 p.m. and taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. >> investigators are still trying to determine what caused the accident. >> a man is on the run this morning after police they initially set a one on fire in the bayview district of san francisco. >> police say 22 year-old dexter oliver and the victim were dating. the victim is being treated in the burn center at st. francis hospital. >> witnesses say the san francisco police that they heard a woman screaming. >> of hollister avenue between third and jennings yesterday afternoon police the of our approach turk,
for flammable liquid over her and, then set her body on fire. >> it is possible that afterwards, all for walked down the street light rail trai >> investigators not releasing what led to the confrontation. many in the neighborhood shop this happen. >> the words i have in my heart being a pastor i will not say them. i am so glad that we can see eight different. gun violence is one thing, setting someone on fire is another form of mayhem. >> police say that dexter oliver is 510, weighs one under 65 lbs., was seen wearing a red and white hooded shirt with gray and white oike gym shoes. he has a unique care cut a lightning bolt on one side and a fish on the other. >> police say is an facing
attempted murder charges and arson. >> this morning, state assemblywoman nancy skinner is scheduled to reintroduce legislation and get tougher gun control in california. >> is expected to propose a law that will regulate and tighten ammunition sales in the states and ban high- capacity magazines. >> oakland mayor jean quan is expected to attend today's news conference announcing the legislation. >> scanners new bill require background checks, and will acquire ammunition purchases to show their id. >> the bill also proposed that all ammunition sales reported to the department of justice. >> with a new congress comes a new push for national gun laws. >> on day one, lawmakers and the house introduced the nearly dozen bills related to gun violence. they come in the wake of the connecticut school shooting in promise from president
obama to take concrete action to prevent a repeat tragedy. >> but big political obstacles remain. athena jones at the details from washington. >> members of congress in both chambers are taking aim at guns. >> this is a fight that the american people will have to stand up for. >> california democratic senator dianne feinstein plans to introduce a bill to ban more than 100 assault weapons. >> another senate bill will then high-capacity magazines. among a dozen gun bills introduced on day one in the house background checks for all firearm sales should be recorded. >> to build some republican congressmen would allow more guns around schools. >> the only thing that
stops a bad guy with the gun is a good guy with a gun. >> there are better than 32 gun murders every day. gun- control groups keep pressing for action. >> if you are talking about maybe banning high capacity ammunition magazines that might be possible. >> the nra is the big issue but i would not nestle s.a. is on the republican side onl is on thnot say it is on the republican side only. some democrats are on board. >> there is no more uphill fight than this. >> will follow the latest from capitol hill. will take a quick break and be back on the kron 4 morning news. >> a live look out of walnut creek as we go. the ride on
wall combelcome back.. >> five men accused of raping and killing a young student in the indian cavil have arrived at court for pretrial proceedings. >> police have charged the man with murder, rape and other crimes that could bring them to death. >> the crime costs nationwide outrage, leading to massive protest. >> a sixth suspect was 17 years old was suspected to be tried in juvenile court, where the maximum sentence would have been three years and reform facility. >> syrrian syrrianbashar al
assa addressed his war-torn nation in a rape speech. >> he stood firm against global calls from him to step down and proposed a peace process that would leave him in power. >> the obama administration quickly rejected it. >> more than 60,000 people have reportedly been killed during a bloody civil war that raged on for nearly two years. >> australia and started searching for dozens of people may be missing in wildfire out fires in south east tasmania. >> the wildfire is already destroyed more than a hundred homes in search of persisting through the remains of bodies. >> under the residents of also been evacuated from tasamania peninsula before the fires--because the fire is a block road and out of the rule communities.
>> firefighters are having a tough time getting the flames under control because of the rough terrain. >> a chinese state news agency says the country is begun building a nuclear plant after lifting a construction moratorium imposed falling moratorium fukushima disaster. >> the form under $57 million power plant in eastern coastal city will incorporate advanced safety features developed by chinese researchers. >> beijing's bid approval for nucleaew nuclear power plans to carry out safety reviews following the japan's to about 11 earthquake in tsunami that wrecked the fu kushima plant. >> the moratorium was lifted in october. >> we will be back with
lonely tree or should i say what is left of it. >> i believe it is what is left of the christmas tree because of the lights that were left attached and the tree stand. >> a few blocks away, yet more burned up remnants of what was once possibly christmas tree it even scorched this hydrant. >> in fact from the beach to the bay burned of christmas trees littered the san francisco landscape. >> over the ocean beach despite this christmas tree burning is prohibited sign will find burned trees on the beach. >> people call it a tradition to burn moultrie's of the beach the national parks service called vitiligo. >> over at 19th and folsom said san francisco fire station 7 well at 230 in the morning there was a knock on the door. >> the reason, someone said
about a dozen trees on fire this is all that is left. >> their christmas trees all around the city waiting for the same fate of people setting them ablaze. >> and it is all fun and games to someone's personal property gets destroyed because of firebugs and a dry christmas tree. >> more trees pile up some employes were just the day before only one tree was there you hear stories. >> my suggestion be part of the solution not the problem dispose of huge trees probably because we all know some people just don't have common sense. >> in san francisco stanley roberts kron 4 news. >> bankamerica announced it has agreed to bay fannie mae and by bad loans to sell mortgage claims as part of a larger effort by the federal government to get 14 of the major banks in the u.s. to make good on abuses the they were charged with making the in the financial meltdown. >> we have j.p. morgan chase
and citicorgroup. >> the time is 4:46. erica is tracking our weather. >>a good >nny anny. we are taking a live downtown this is downtown san jose. the fog is back again in some parts. 46 in antioch. your visibility chart shows the dense fog in livermore, concord and 10 mi. for fairfield. in the north bay napa is down to 3 tenths of a mile. drive with extra caution. be mindful of the cars in front of you. over to fog trucker 4 we will see 5:00 a.m. widespread. it
is impacting everyone. as we head into the afternoon by lunchtime partly cloudy conditions around the heart of the bay. a lot of sunshine never was. >> an afternoon highs upper 50s. some spots between five and 10 degrees warmer than yesterday's. fremont at 57. 59 for san jose and milpitas. a lot of sunshine and dry weather in to the afternoon for the east bay. concord 58 degrees. 57 in pittsburgh. sunshine in the north bay. 60s for napa, santa rosa. 57 for downtown san francisco. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast shows warmer weather will continue tomorrow as well. temperatures will be eight of the seasonal average-- above the seasonal average. >> we will see showers into thursday. the wins will
start to pick up. --the winds. >> it is quiet in the traffic center. we have a dance fog advisory for the dumbarton bridge. drive with extra caution. --a dense fog advisory. >> we are seeing a few extra cars on the span no metering lights to deal with. the drive under 10 minutes from the foot of the maize into a fremont street. >> >> no problems at the san mateo bridge. >> south bound 101 the golden gate looking good at lot of space between cars. as we turn to our traffic maps looking good at the 5 80/680 interchange no delays to speak of the north bound 101 coming out kiley valley. >> thank you erica. the fda
is dishing out new rules in an effort to eliminate food borne illnesses like salmonella, hysteria and e coli--lisdteria one of the proposed rules require sign space standards for growing, harvesting, and packing holding produce on domestic and four farms. >> the second rule requires companies that plans for food borne illnesses. >> each year, one out of every six americans it 6 from food borne illnesses and about 3000 died. >> if the proposed rules get the ok, companies will have up to four years to comply. >> a new poll suggests that not all americans are aware of the risk associated with obesity. >> the poll finds that one- quarter of people think it is possible for someone to be overweight and healthy. >> researchers say americans are aware of obesity risk such as heart disease and diabetes.
>> however, they found not everyone is aware of obese is linked to cancer, arthritis, sleep apnea and infertility. >> new research finds that women what at least three hours every week are less likely to suffer a stroke in women who do not. >> previous studies have also linked physical activity to fewer strokes. >> however, the new study found that women walked briskly for 210 minutes or more per week had a lower stroke kristin in active women. >> is also found that the risk was low for walkers and those who cycled and did other higher intensity workout for a shorter amount of time. >> the nfl wild-card weekend draws to an exciting finish with a matchup of to surprise playoff teams led by rookie quarterbacks. >> the seattle seahawks and quarterback russell wilson flexed their muscles on their way to a 24 to 14 victory over robert griffin
the third and the washington redskins. >> former cal bear, marshawn lynch, ran for 132 yds and scored a seattle broken a game post-season losing streak on the road. >> they will go on to face the top seed atlanta falcons' next sunday. >> tickets for the weakens divisional round playoff game between the surfaces of 49ers and the green bay packers will go on sell this morning. >> as ever to go 49ers in the green bay packers are set to play at candlestick park on saturday at 5:00 p.m. tickets for the game will be available starting at 10:00 a.m. the can be produced on line via ticketmaster. >> the national archives displaying releasing documents and i am showing milestones in manned space flight from president nixon's administration.
nasa sent the first men to the moon on apollo 11 mission during nixon's presidency and fall with five more lunar missions. >> the archive will look back at nixon's support for the space program. the new exhibit will open today it will include the telephone nixon used to talk to the apollo 11 astronauts after their mome landing. the speech drafted in case of a disaster, and items used to collect moon rocks. >> we will be back with more headlines weather and news.
>> we are backed. it is 4:54. >> it is mild today. things get chile today. inland lows showed 33, 29. --things get chilly today. mild temperatures averaging in the low fifties to mid 60's. >> after three weeks as king, the hobbit has to settle for third place in the box office. elisabeth corridan has today's hollywood minute. >> after a photographer was
killed trying to snap photos of justin's binbers car. eibers car. >> this is a tragedy but hopefully we can learn from the experience. >>bieber was not in the car and issued a statement offering his condolences and calling for changes to protect celebrities and photographers who go to great lengths to get high- profile pictures. >> texas chainsaw 3-d debuted at number one. ticket sales hit $23 million. django on change finished in the same spot. the movie brought in another $20 million netting over one under six minutes in dollars. >> hobbit sit to #three
taking in 17 and one-half million dollars. >> for kron hollywood minute i am elisabethcorridan. >> still ahead on the kron 4 morning news a scary scene in san jose as a one and lancer cars in a pond more details about the accident coming up. >> and secretary of state healing clinton gets back to work to day this days after being treated and released from the hospital. >> and we are watching your bay area weather and traffic. we will be checking in with erica and jordan just a few minutes. stay with us here on the kron 4 morning
bay area assemblywoman is going after gun sales. >> a man is on the run in san francisco after setting a woman on fire the tell straight ahead. >> the san francisco 49ers are preparing for their playoff appearance while fans are getting ready to buy tickets. we will have the latest on the matchup against green bay packers and when tickets on sale. >> off before we get to that let us get updated with weather and traffic. erica has a look at our forecast. >> cold and fog is definitely the case. we see limited visibility for some of our inland spots. temperatures in the '30's and '40's. as we take a look at the afternoon expect sunny and warmer conditions upper 50s low 60s. partly cloudy skies as we head into the evening hours. we have 3 tenths of a mile for livermore down to just a half mile in napa.
visibility good coming down the east bay shoreline we see 9 mi. right around the as f o area. it is a cold start to the morning. --sfo. we will look at the numbers in my next report. >> good morning george. >> good morning erica. not checking any hot spots or delays. light traffic for highway 4 and interstate 580. south bay peninsula north bay all look good. it is likely that we will see a return this morning to normal traffic flows and congestion. >> thank you george knew this morning assemblywoman nancy skinner will announce legislation this morning to regulating ammunition sales and ban high-capacity magazines in california. >> kron fours will tran joins us live from oakland with more. >> what we expect to n
announce a date? >> she will announce at 9:38 a.m.. it is harder to buy certain types of cold medicines and ammunition. she wants to level the playing field. take a look at the screen at some bullet points she wants to present in her assembly bill 48. one south ideas she wants to make sure that all buyers present their formal identification before making the purchase. once they make the purchase they have to report it. the sellers have to report to the part of justice and she points that out because of what happened in aurora, colorado. the shooter apparently stockpiled as much as 6000 rounds without any red flags to the authorities. she must make sure the department of justice at least tracks sales. >> also she wants to make sure that the sellers will have background checks of they are clean as far as doing their job. >> this is based on the new
town, connecticut and aura. she wants the state of california to ban the sale of conversion clips that turns into fire--high- powered firearms. >> we know how the oakland police department is fighting crime so much so that even the mayor of oakland will be there. when assemblywoman skinner will talk about proposition 48. >> legislators on capitol hill are working to push national gun-control laws will see what happens there. >> a man is on the run after police say he intentionally set a one on fire in the bayview district of san francisco. >> 23 year-old dexter oliver
and the victim were dating. witnesses tell the san francisco police they heard a woman screaming on hollister avenue between third and jennings yesterday afternoon. police say oliver approached her and threw flammable liquid over her and then set her body on fire. it is possible that oliver may have just walked down the street and got on a light rail train. >> investigators are not releasing what led to the confrontation but many in the neighborhood are shocked by what happened. >> is just awful. the words that i have in my heart being a pastor i will not save them. but i am so glad that we can see a difference gun violence is one thaing, setting someone on fire is another mayhem. >> police say the exit of
for is about 510 lame hundred 55 lbs.. he was last seen wearing a red and white hooded shirt dark pajama pants, with multicolored shamrock print with a gray and red nike tennis shoes. >> he also has a unique care cut with the fish are out on one side of his hair in a lightning bolt on the other. police say dexter oliver is the only suspect. >> a woman has died after the car went off and on ramp and into a pond in san jose. >> witnesses said the vehicle fell to make a turn on the rap on allman expressways and instead drove straight up a curve, 3 fins and into a pond around 240 yesterday afternoon. >> authorities to the car then became submerged in the pond. bystanders and emergency responders try to reach the driver, who was trapped inside the car. >> authorities said the
driver, whose identity has not been released, was removed from the vehicle by divers around 3:15 p.m. and taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. >> san of a police are investigating the first homicide of the year after a one found a man's body in the driveway of her home. >> the home is on the 1900 block of tripoli avenue in san jose's little saigon district. the victim was police say appear to have been shot is a latino man in his '30's. >> police have benot released his name or how he ended up in the neighborhood. so far no. arrested in may. the killing comes in the wake of a deadly 2012 for san jose. the cities of 46 homicides last year the most recorded in the last 20 years. >> tickets for the weekend's divisional round playoff
game between the san francisco 49ers in the green bay packers will go on sale this morning. >> the san francisco 49ers and the green bay packers are set to play at candlestick park on saturday at 5:00 p.m.. >> tickets for the game will be available today starting at 10:00 a.m., according to the san francisco 49ers press office. they can be purchased online ticketmaster. >>
welcome back to the kron 4 morning news. watching wall street investors hope the rally will be extended. the s&p 500 rose seven. on friday, closing at its highest level in five years. >> the dow jones industrial average to its 44 points higher. >> the nasdaq rose one. . the z futures trading suggest a lower opening today.
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oceans were to happen it would displace millions of people from low-lying countries. >> some evidence suggest reason accelerate melting is related to changes and ocean and atmospheric temperature, though natural variability may play an informal. >> some evidence suggests a recent accelerating melting is related to changes in the oceans and atmosphere temperature, go natural variability may play an important role. as a result there is tremendous uncertainty in the scientific community over how the melting will affect sea level so the next year. >> fault is back in the forecast this morning. it
could be clear for you but then you can hit the fog like a wall. certainly it keep that in mind. >> we are above freezing. 34 in vallejo. napa santa rosa 44 degrees. 37 in san mateo. the fog the big story. visibility less than a mile for napa. down to 5 mi. for concord. livermore is down to 3 tenths of a mile. it is certainly really foggy. drive with caution. storm tracker 4 highlights hit quita o'clock hour. you can see some ground fall depending on where you're located. >> in the afternoon fog will start to burn off. we will see sunshine for most spots. partly cloudy skies around the waterfront. as we take a look at numbers we are between five and 10 degrees warmer compared to yesterday
afternoon. fremont 57. 594 milpitas and san jose. 58 in sunnyvale. a dry day ahead for the east bay. fairfield at 57. 58 for san leandro and walnut creek 59 in union city. low sixties for the north bay. napa 60 degrees. 61 for santa rosa. 58 in san raphael. >> so i and radar shows we do have rain to contend with--satellite and radar shows we have rain to contend with washington and oregon. >> mostly sunny skies and temperatures above the seasonal average. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast shows warmer weather for the next couple of days. wednesday into thursday we could see some rain. the wind's will start to pick up cooler and reconditions for friday. the weekend looks nice so far. sunshine and temperatures in the upper 50s. >> 5:18 a.m. that is your forecast years traffic with
george. >> thank you erica. a good ride around the bay area no hot spots or delays. but us look at the bay ridge in your westbound commute traffic is light leading into the toll plaza no problems here or delays. ablaze with the rise coming in from the macarthur maize for the east shore freeway. >> the san mateo bridge looks good no delays across the span. we could see a spike in the 7:00 hour if we are back to the usual pattern. >> off the golden gate bridge and 101 southbound an easy trip coming in from marin county. drive time update shows interstate 80 west bound hercules to berkeley 12-14 minutes. no delays for the right coming down. your commute through the san ramon valley and 16 minute drive into dublin. no delays for 580 west. south bay freeways are clear. no problems although there is a accident in mountain view reported at shoreline. >> the marin ride is delay
free 4101 southbound. james. >> the alameda county coroner have identified a man who was killed on 880 in oakland over the weekend. >> c h peace says 44 year old david mayorga crashed his honda civic into the center divider on nearby streets and an attentive to run across four lanes of traffic last night. >> mayorga was struck by two cars and was killed. >> the crash blocked traffic on north bound 88 for several hours. because of the initial crash remains under investigation. >> the man accused of murdering seven people at oikos university in will be back in court today for a mental competency hearing. >> one goh has been charged with murder and also faces attempted murder charges.
>> this is video of his court hearing in april. >> hoh is accused of going on a shooting rampage at oikos university in april of last year. school administrators say, he was upset about it was in dispute. >> he allegedly confessed to being the shooter. beating a san jose family is lucky to be alive this morning after their arrive caught on fire. >> the fire happened on the 2500 block of loomis drive around 630 last night. >> authorities said mel occupant was inside the home at the time was able to escape without any injuries. >> officials say the fire spread throughout the house causing major damage. the fire was brought under control shortly before a period residents were displaced by the fire. >> oakland police said they have found a 63 year-old woman was been missing since friday. >> police say gloria gee
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>> welcome back to the kron 4 morning news. >> james holmes the suspect in the colorado movie theater shooting expected to appear in court today. >> and the grisly details surrounding the mass shooting finally go public as a preliminary hearing gets underway. >> prosecutors are expected to cost or the witnesses, this week, as a ouas they outlid their evidence the case. >> homes attorneys are expected to argue he has diminished capacity in other words, that he is insane. >> the hearing is expected to take all week. >> off secretary of state held riklis and his return to work today for the first time since she was sidelined by health problems. >> clinton was released from the hospital on wednesday following three days of treatment.
>> our troubles for started back in december when she fainted from dehydration brought on by the stomach flu. the hospitals discovered the blood, whawhile testing her for a concussion. >> clinton is scheduled to meet with the secretaries of state this morning. >> the son of u.s. senator rand paul and grandson of former presidential candidate john paul is in trouble with the law. >> 19 year-old will in all phases disorderly conduct and underage drinking charges. >> he was arrested after a flight from kentucky to north carolina, and taken into custody at the airport. >> is not clear whether william was drinking on an airplane or at the airport. senator paul has released a statement, asking for privacy. >> president obama has signed a superstar on sandy aid package into law. >> the bill includes more than $9 billion to help the government pay flood
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>> here's a look at our mt. tam cam as we look at sutro tower. severance is goes and the foreground. it is rather foggy and spots and cold as well. >> good morning is the look from our roof cam intemperances go. not too bad for a start, temperatures in the mid 40's. dense fog is a factor this morning. the national weather service has issued a dense fog goodbyes three. current temperatures are 34 in santa rosa and that of 44
in richmond, 38 in hayward. into the afternoon expect temperatures to be between five and 10 degrees warmer than yesterday. we'll be drive plenty of sunshine that continues into tomorrow as well. rain will be back in the forecast and i will break down and show you what to expect in my next report. >> the san mateo bridge lanes are clear and there are no problems with visibility. at the dumbarton bridge there is a flood advisory. traffic is already starting to get a little heavy on her to go commute rates interstate 580 and highway 4. heavier traffic through the also my than antioch. >> a severance is go 49ers are gearing up for this weekend's match up against the green bay packers. tickets for the great big game go on sale this
morning. jackie sissel is joining us live from candlestick. good morning jackie's >> good morning. today is the big day where the tickets for the game go on sale. because the 49ers have such a high season ticket base we are not sure exactly how many tickets will be on sale. they do go on sale this morning at 10:00 a.m. and you have to get them through ticketmaster. pricing wise, you're looking at tickets between $116.430 dollars. that is face value. you can go to the other places like craigslist or stub hub they are more expensive. here saturday night at 5:00 p.m. will be the second time the 49ers
pays the green bay packers this year. let's hope they have the same results they did in the first game of the season where they beat the packers. >> and the packers are a good team and the niners played very well in their last match up. we hope they do well again this time. >> we are watching appointments in washington. president obama named republican and shot hegel to become the next defense secretary. some lawmakers are already it was in opposition to his nomination. senator lindsay gramm expressed concern sunday about hegel's past positions. hail will have to overcome vocal opposition from pro-israeli groups who object to his stance on i arrive and hamas. he has
also faced opposition from gay-rights groups for a comment he made in 1998 for disparaging been president bill clinton's nominee for u.s. ambassador to luxembourg who was openly gay. president obama also has a new appointment for the director of the cia, john brennan. he served in the cia for 25 years and currently serves as presidents top counter- terrorism adviser. he was glad to be nominated and 2008 but braden withdrew his name and questions about his connections to enhance the interrogation techniques and the cia during the bush administration. >> assemblywoman nancy skinner is scheduled to reintroduce legislation aimed at a tougher gun control and california. she is expected to propose a law that will regulate and tighten ammunition sales and
the state and ban high- capacity magazines. oakland mayor jean kwon is expected to attend the news conference announcing the legislation. skitters new bill will require background checks and will require ammunition purchasers to show their id. the bill also proposed what that all ammunition sales be reported to the department of justice among other regulations. we'll have a live report from kron4 as will tran and the next half hour. >> authorities are investigating a shooting that ended a 16 year-old girl there cappuccino high school and millbrae. the san mateo care county sheriff's office says the shooting happened late saturday across the street from high school. the victim is in stable condition but how she is linked to the shooting or if there was a motive behind act is still unclear. police said it also currently do not have a suspect description. >> san jose is giving to former employees more time
to pay back the city home loans that were offered as a recruitment park. those mortgages are now under water. so by the taxpayers have not been hit with any of the cause but if the mortgages should be fought the city would be left to cover the loss. >> sam trans will be launching a new car sharing program for local governments and other organizations. the peninsula fleet share program will with member organizations the borough vehicles as needed and lend out their own. the programs to allow members offset the cost of owning large shuttle's in abeyance by renting them out to others. renters will get lower rates than those offered by commercial agencies. sam trans says this is an 18 month pilot program. >> we will take a break, five forti5:36 a.m. is the kinde names straight ahead and we will visit with erica and
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>> eric schmidt is in north korea as part of a delegation led by former new mexico gov. bill richardson. richardson says it is billing as a private citizen isn't interested in north korea's economic issues and its use of social media. richardson says the delegation also plans to acquire about a korean american u.s. citizen detained there. the hope is to lay the groundwork for the detainee to return home. the state department is not very happy about this visit. it comes a month after north korea launched ballistic missile in violation of a u.n. ban. >> five men accused of raping and killing a young student at the indian capital have arrived at
court for pretrial proceedings. police have charged man with murder, rape and other crimes that could bring them the death penalty. the crime calls nationwide outrage leading to massive protests. a sixth suspect was 17 years old was expected to be tried as a juvenile and courtin court or te maximum sentence will be three years and a reform facility. >> australian authorities are searching for dozens of people may be missing and wild flowers buyers of south east asia o tasmania. those wild fires of already destroyed more than a hundred homes and searches are sifting through the remains for bodies. under the residents have also been evacuated from the tasmania peninsula because the fires and blocked roads in and out rule communities. firefighters and having a
tough time getting the flames under control because of the rough terrain and the city to gain the upper ground this week. >> we have areas of fog this morning, also a last look at the james lick freeway. traffic is elight at this early hours so far. [ female announcer ] back to school means back to busy mornings. that's why i got them pillsbury toaster strudel. warm flaky pastry with delicious sweet filling my kids will love. plus i get two boxtops for their school. toaster strudel. the one kids want to eat.
>> is by 40 4:00 a.m. and a man is on the run this morning after allegedly setting a woman on fire and sam francisco's bayview district. police say 20s what 22 year old dexter oliver and the victim were dating. she is currently being treated in a burn center at st. francis hospital. however is facing its of the murder charges, including arson. president obama plans to make named a former republican senator chuck hill as his nominee for
defense secretary. administration officials say the president called hail yesterday. some lawmakers are voicing opposition to his nomination. president obama will also nominate john brennan for director of the cia today. >> about a live look from our roof in san francisco. fog is not an issue getting into the city but in some locations it is. >> we have fog impacting our inland areas this morning. this is our roof cam in downtown san francisco. not too much of an issue. >> partly cloudy skies there and visibility is good around the heart of the bay. livermore, visibility there down to just three tenths of a mile. 5 mi. if you're
committing around concord. we have patchy it right now we e currently in the 30's and '40's. future cast four into the 8:00 hour of looks like most spots are sitting in the '40's. putting the clock and of motion by lunchtime we could see low 60s for the north bay. later on tonight it will likely stay on the warm side and all the light blue indicates everyone in the low 50s. take a gander at your afternoon highs, temperatures will be warmer than year yesterday. fremont comes at 57 degrees, 59 in palo alto 58 in sunnyvale. mostly sunny skies and the east bay 57 expect to deliver more and low 60s trickling in for napa and santa rosa. satellite and
radar shows we have some rain in washington and oregon. high pressure is in control over us. 7 day around the bay shows rain could be back before cast as early as wednesday night. fog will continue into your thursday and the winds will start to pick up as well. expect the cool and breezy friday with temperatures in the mid-50s and nothing but sunshine and the upper 50s as we head into the saturday and sunday. >> at the bay bridge there is no back up yet but there are a few cars stacking up at the cash lanes because of the ship lines for the poll takers. the bridges still look good even though the dumbarton bridges under a fog advisory at the san mateo bridge conditions are clear. drive times are still
good at 11 minutes. the golden gate bridge has no delays on the 1 01 southbound. to give the drive time on interstate 80 it is still at 40 minutes hercules to berkeley. 24 is clear and so is 680 south from pleasant hill and to walnut creek. a little slowing showing up leading to the dublin after change on 580 westbound. the ride to the south face still looks good and we are problem free for the trip coming up on highway 85 outboard mountain view. >> i do this story every day. lindsey lohan is expected to appear in court today. she will learn whether a prosecutor will pursue misdemeanor assault charges against her. she is accused of punching a woman at a manhattan nightclub in november. her lawyer says the actress is once again a victim of someone looking for 50 minutes of fame. after
today's court appearance lindsey lohan will face a probation hearing violation hearing next week. the hearing stems from november car crashes santa monica and the actors has been in and out of court 19 times since 2007. >> the nfl wild-card weekend draws to an exciting finish with a method of to surprise playoff teams led by rookie quarterback. the seattle seahawks at quarterback russell will some flex their muscles on their way to a 24 to 14 victory over robert griffin at the third and the washington redskins. former cal bear marchand lance ran for 132 yds and a score as seattle broke in eight game post-season losing streak on the road. that will go on the face the top seed atlanta falcons' next sunday. >> san francisco's famed exploratory and begins its move to its new location today. the popular science museum is moving down to the waterfront at pier 15 along
the embarcadero. wednesday marked the end of its 43 arrive at the current spot at the palace of fine arts. it outgrew that location in simply ran out of space. exploratory and host more than 500,000 visitors annually and offers hands-on exhibits about biology, physics and other scientific field. >> the number of flu cases continues to rise across the country. the cdc says more than a third of the states are on the verge of epidemic levels. more than 22 under people have been hospitalized in the united states. 18 children have died so far this flu season. the cdc says the uptick in the flu activity this year comes about a month before authorities normally see at and the primary strain has been associated in the past with more severely flu seasons. the blue often peaks in january, february or even later. the fda is dishing out new rules of an effort to eliminate the board ellises' like salmonella, listeria and e. coli. on the proposed
rules requires science base standards for growing, harvesting, packaging and holding produce on domestic and foreign firms. the sec requires companies that plans for food or illnesses. each year one out of every six americans get sick from food borne illnesses and about 3000 die. add the proposed rules get the ok companies will have up to four years to comply. >> a new poll suggests that not all americans are aware of the risk associated with obesity. the poll finds that one quarter of people think it's possible for someone to be overweight and healthy. researchers say americans are aware of obesity risks such as heart disease and diabetes. however, they found not everyone is aware obesity is linked to cancer, arthritis, sleep apnea and infertility. researchers say heart disease remains the nation's leading killer and diabetes and obesity rates continued decline. coming up, and more news weather and traffic. also a
>> the time is now 555 in welcome back. taking a look at the golden gate bridge this early monday morning and we have a chilly start out there. the temperature and napa is a cold 35 degrees. this afternoon as looking really nice with temperatures stopping in the lower 60s. we will continue that mild friend through tomorrow. >> the national archives is displaying rarely seen documents and items selling milestones in manned space flight from president nixon's administration. nasa
said the first man to the mall on apollo 11 mission during nixon's presidency and follow with five more looter missions. the archives look back at nixon's support for the space program. the new exhibit will open today and will include the telephone nixon used to talk to the apollo 11 astronauts after their moon landing. a speech drafted in case of a disaster, and items used to collect moon rocks. >> the latest installment in the texas chainsaw franchise has claimed the top spot at the box office this weekend. the horror sequel texas chainsaw 3 d was number one with a 23 million-dollar debut. it is a follow-up to the 1974 film. meanwhile quentin tarantino's revenge sought godjango unchained held on to the no. 2 spot with just over $20 million. three weeks after claim box office gold, part one of peter
jackson's behalf the trilogy was in third place with $17.5 million. >> a suspect in colorado movie theaters shooter james holmes will appear in court today. we will have more on the details that are expected to be revealed in court this week. also this morning bank of america agrees it's a pay $10 billion to settle claims over mortgage loans. we will talk with rob black at 6:45 a.m.. at the kron4 morning news will be back in just two minutes.